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Biegler Hall Gets a Makeover

Biegler Hall Gets a Makeover

Sep 01, 2020

The third floor Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering lab was reconfigured over the summer to offer students an interactive, yet safe experience this fall.

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2020 AME Senior Awards

2020 AME Senior Awards

May 09, 2020

The Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering honored outstanding seniors on Friday, May 1 at a virtual celebration of their achievements.

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Hard Work Pays Off

Hard Work Pays Off

Jan 16, 2020

USC Viterbi freshman Jovani Esparza, a first-generation scholarship student, has worked since age 10 to support his family

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How Does a Sea Star Bounce?

How Does a Sea Star Bounce?

Jan 08, 2020

What USC researchers uncovered about sea star locomotion could help scientists design simpler, decentralized systems in robotics and beyond.

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“All Heart”

“All Heart”

Nov 25, 2019

Alina Garcia Taormina, a USC Viterbi Ph.D. student, is named Graduate Student Role Model by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers.

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Race for Redemption

Race for Redemption

Nov 18, 2019

After a mechanical failure at June’s Formula SAE competition, USC Racing wins first place at a recent SoCal competition.

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MEPC at 10

MEPC at 10

Nov 13, 2019

The latest edition of the 10-year-old Maseeh Entrepreneurship Prize Competition promises to transform high-tech ideas into viable startups.

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Talking to Robots…Under the Sea

Talking to Robots…Under the Sea

Sep 11, 2019

A team of USC Viterbi undergraduates that is developing underwater wireless communication technology will represent the U.S. at the Global Grand Challenges Summit student competition finals

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Alumnus Wins Prestigious PECASE Award

Alumnus Wins Prestigious PECASE Award

Aug 16, 2019

Jonathan Sauder, a NASA JPL engineer, lands “highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on early career scientists and engineers” for his work on RainCube and Venus Rover.

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Up, Up and Away!

Up, Up and Away!

Aug 13, 2019

L.A. Youth Gain Hands-On Engineering Experience at Three-Day Camp Hosted by the USC Viterbi Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

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Swimming like a Shark

Swimming like a Shark

Jul 16, 2019

USC Viterbi Assistant Professor Mitul Luhar Develops an Algorithm to Optimize Surfaces for Fast, Frictionless Motion in Water and Air

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USC Viterbi Teams Shine at MEPC

USC Viterbi Teams Shine at MEPC

Apr 05, 2019

From an all-women undergraduate team to teams comprised of Ph.D. students, the ninth rendition of the business model competition brings new meaning to engineering innovation.

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A Maker Space For The Ages

A Maker Space For The Ages

Nov 14, 2018

The Baum Family Maker Space, which will establish a new hub for undergraduate student innovation, positions USC Viterbi as a leader in hands-on engineering learning.

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Rise Of A Leader Engineer

Rise Of A Leader Engineer

May 08, 2018

USC NSBE President turns trials into triumphs by taking National Best Medium Chapter for NSBE while finishing her undergraduate degree at USC.

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USC hosts SoCal Fluids Symposium

USC hosts SoCal Fluids Symposium

Apr 24, 2018

Students and faculty from nine local universities attended the 12th annual Southern California Flow Physics Symposium (SoCal Fluids) at USC’s main campus

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Winning Big

Winning Big

Apr 19, 2018

USC Viterbi faculty, students receive multiple awards at the 2018 OCEC Awards and Honors Banquet.

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Clear Skies Ahead

Clear Skies Ahead

Apr 18, 2018

USC Viterbi marks 10-year aviation research collaboration with Airbus, Korean Air and two affiliated universities

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Serving the People

Serving the People

Sep 22, 2017

William Rose, former Marine and current mechanical engineering master’s student at USC Viterbi, spends his free time volunteering for the American Red Cross.